Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
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Top 42%
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Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM: 67 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

12.9MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.5 x 15.6mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
27% have it

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
64
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

8. weight

222g(Sony DT 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6)
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
520shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

10. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
21.8bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/4000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

12. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
11.6Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

13. pixel density

236ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi

14. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
26% have it

16. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
30% have it

17. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
230k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots

18. resolution

588 x 392px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px

19. volume

1196.83cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

20. battery power

1400mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

21. thickness

84mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

22. height

104mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

23. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
46% have it

24. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
17% have it

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

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